Big things with little cars
Big things with little cars

So I acquired this two-tone MR2 recently:

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This one came loose, so even though it wasn’t played with. Shelf/storage wear was evident.

Mirror edges are usually the first to get chipped. You’ll also notice that the silver cladding has worn off in multiple areas, revealing the red paint underneath.

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Chips on the rear roof bar:

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Rear wing and bumper:

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Front bumper and side skirts:

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But a few dabs of silver sharpie and red paint later, here we go...

Mirror chips be gone:

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Rear roof bar is fixed:

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Rear wing - check!

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The silver bumper cladding is also refurbished all around:

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